Thanks to Doyle McCarl for providing this picture of the 1935 Murray boys basketball team. His grandfather, Charles Guthrie, is on the far left.
In 1935 the Murray boys basketball team went to the Iowa State Boys Basketball Tournament. In their first game they beat Forest City 31-27. They lost the championship game to Mason City by a score of 35-24. According to a representative of the Iowa Boys High School Athletic Union the trophies are probably from the District, Sectional, or County tournaments.
On the far left is Charles Guthrie and beside him is his brother Cecil Guthrie. Next is Harold Reeves, Marvin Smith, & Harold Reeves.Thanks to Jerry & Beverly (Myers) Wetzel for identifyng the rest of boys in the picture.
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